On 09/08/18 16:42, DougC d...@moosemail.net [firebird-support] wrote: > In light of the current problem of duplicate messages being sent out, > I'd like to bring up the idea of changing platforms from the Yahoo > Groups platform. Many other mailing lists I receive used to use Yahoo > Groups but have moved elsewhere over the past few years due to recurring > issues with Yahoo. I think the Firebird lists are the only ones I > subscribe to that have not done this. > > How should we explore this? I this idea of interest to other subscribers > or admins?
While yahoo has it's problems, it's use 'email only' works for many of us and I for one have dropped lists which have moved to other more web based services. I like the way I can come down in the morning and see what needs to be dealt with. Even duplicate messages are easy to spot and remove leaving me with a tidy archive that goes back to late 90's on some lists. While groups.io have a price list it's not something I will be looking to transfer to. All to easy for them to start charging for every list at some point ... I've simply dropped the lists that have moved ... -- Lester Caine - G8HFL ----------------------------- Contact - https://lsces.co.uk/wiki/?page=contact L.S.Caine Electronic Services - https://lsces.co.uk EnquirySolve - https://enquirysolve.com/ Model Engineers Digital Workshop - https://medw.co.uk Rainbow Digital Media - https://rainbowdigitalmedia.co.uk